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MS American History 
Teacher: Kristin Brown
Description:   Welcome to Part 1 of a 2-year study of American History.  This study begins at 1000 and goes through the 1800s.  Using America the Beautiful book 1 as our text.  The study is chronological and covers American history and geography from a Christian worldview.  Most reading will be completed at home, but they will be required to do some writing in class.  Class time will be spent with review, taking basic notes, and hands-on activities. Students will have projects throughout the year to be completed at home.
 Texts:    America the Beautiful (book 1), student workbook, lesson review book and Maps of America the Beautiful
 Copy Fee: $25
Tuition: $370 per year/$37 per month

7th- 8th Grade Civics/Geography 
Teacher: Denise Barisano
 Description:   In the fall semester, students will begin with civics, learning about America’s Founding Documents, our Founding Fathers, the branches of the government, voting, and elections by use of our textbook, projects, and games.  In the spring semester, students will switch to world geography, learning about Virginia, the United States, and TRAVELING the 7 continents studying the physical geography and the culture, while sampling food from each continent.  There will be a minimum of one field trip during the school year.
Text:   Uncle Sam and You Part 1 (ONLY); Notgrass Company 2012  (Fall Semester)
Rand McNally World Atlas Know Geography Grades 9-12 (2017) ISBN 0-528-01894-9
Copy Fee:  $20 per student per year
Tuition Fee: 
$370.00 per year/$37.00 per month  


HS World History - Creation thru Today (1 year Program) GRADES 9 - 11
Teacher:  Tanya Williamson
Description:  Using James Stobaugh’s World History: Observations and Assessments from Early Cultures to Today the students will learn a comprehensive overview of world history.  Additional handouts, including primary sources, maps, and timelines will be used with this class to enhance the details of certain time periods.  Also, class time will discussions that encourage students to think about past historical events and how they can learn from them and relate them to current events.  This will be an exciting new approach for students to understand the hand of God in the shaping of the history of our world!!
Text: World History: Observations and Assessments from Creation to Today, Student Book by James Stobaugh  ISBN 0890516480
Copy Fee: $15.00 per student per year
Tuition Fee: $395.00 per year/$39.50 per month

HS World History 2  (Year 2 of 2 Year History Program)  GRADES 9 AND 10
Teacher: Stephanie York
Description:  Students will discover history from the time of Exploration through Modern time.  This course is taught from a Biblical worldview and helps students interpret events from a Godly perspective. 
Text: BJU Grade 10 World History, 4th Edition, Student Book.  We will use the SECOND half off the text. (If you purchase a used book that has used activities at the end, you will need to purchase a new Student Activities Book; it is included with a new text but can be purchased separately.)  
Copy Fee: $20.00 per student per year
Tuition Fee: $395.00 per year/$39.50 per month

High School Geography  ALL HIGH SCHOOL GRADES
Teacher: Denise Barisano
Description: This high school year-long course will approach the geography of the 7 continents by learning basic Atlas skills and vocabulary, and then delving deeper into how the physical geography of the continents plays a vital role in shaping history, economics, cultures, politics, and current events. Students will participate in classroom discussions, projects, games, and tests.
Text: Prisoners of Geography; Ten Maps That Explain Everything About the World; Tim Marshall; 2015; ISBN 978-1-5011-2147-0 paperback. Rand McNally World Atlas Know Geography Grades 9-12; 2017; ISBN 0-528-
Copy Fee: $15
Tuition Fee: $395 per year/$39.50 per month

High School American History (Also available as an online class) GRADES 10 AND 11
Teacher: Tanya Williamson
Description: This positive, patriotic approach to American history brings to life events and personalities that have shaped America and places a special emphasis on America's Christian past. United States History recounts the story of our nation's history from its discovery and colonization up to the present day. Special attention is given to God's providence and America's Christian heritage.  This class will have both a Midterm and Final Exam.
Text: BJU Press United States History, 4th Edition for both texts, Student Text and Student Activity Book,ISBN-13: 9781606820063 and ISBN-13: 9781606820056
Copy Fee: $25 per student per year
Tuition Fee: $395.00 per year/$39.50 per month

Government & Economics  GRADES 11 AND 12
Teacher: Denise Barisano
Description:   These one-semester courses are Christian based, covering the Biblical basis of government, the American Constitution, the federal, state, and local governments, economics in the early church, markets, trade, money, business, and much more.  Students will learn through class discussions, individual and group projects, and games.  Each course consists of 15 units and 3 exams.  There will be a minimum of one field trip during the school year.
Text:  Exploring Government; Ray Notgrass; ISBN 978-1-60999-100-5; 2016 edition. AND Exploring Economics; Ray Notgrass; ISBN 978-1-60999-094-7; 2016 edition. No additional books needed.        
Copy Fee: $20.00 per student per year
Tuition Fee: $445.00 per year/$44.50 per month
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